Courtesy Quebec Produce Marketing AssociationMembers of the produce industry attended the Quebec Produce Marketing Association’s 28th annual Oyster Party on Nov. 1 at le Rizz reception hall in St. LeonardMore than 500 industry guests attended the Quebec Produce Marketing Association’s 28th annual Oyster Party on Nov. 1 at le Rizz reception hall in St. Leonard.
Guests were welcomed by QPMA president Marie Gosselin of Serres du St‐Laurent (Savoura) and her husband, Marc Boutet; 2014 convention chairman Enrico Charest of Sobeys Quebec; Oyster Party chairman Stephan Schmekel of Del Monte Fresh Produce (Canada); and QPMA
executive director Sophie Perreault.
Along with all-you-can-eat fresh oysters, party-goers enjoyed an Italian buffet and casino games.
The board of directors also welcomed several new QPMA members, including Laurentian Bank, Uniforce COOP, Lakeside Produce, Normandin Transit, Pro‐Vision Marketing, H20 Communication, Multi‐Action Labels, Vertigo Gourmet and Par‐Pak.